Lies (and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them): a Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

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Click for availability and more information Lies (and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them): a Fair and Balanced Look at the Right, by Al Franken

While I listened to this book on CD rather than reading it in the traditional way, Franken's scathing and hilarious look at the government, the news media, and the world in general was as interesting as it was funny. Franken intersperses the text with fictional scenes and other bits that carry his point across while breaking the stereotype of the dry, bitterly written political tome. The audio version is especially enjoyable because Franken has actors portray the characters in his fictional scenes. While I would recommend this book, I especially recommend it to those who are looking for an audiobook- it had me laughing through rush hour traffic on the Merritt, which is certainly a difficult feat!
-Jaime

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